Letter asks Trump to remember political prisoners in North Korea negotiations

Posted May 17, 2018 6:39 pm by Editor

Letter asks Trump to remember political prisoners in North Korea negotiations

Washington D.C., May 17, 2018 / 04:29 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As President Donald Trump prepares for a historic meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, religious freedom advocates are urging the U.S. president to negotiate the release of the remaining prisoners in North Korea’s labor camps.

On May 17, more than 50 scholars, religious leaders, and human rights advocates sent a letter to President Trump and key foreign policy leaders requesting that the U.S. incorporate human rights in the nuclear negotiations set for June 10 in Singapore.

While acknowledging that the successful denuclearization of North Korea would “benefit all of humanity,”

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